Our young sportsmen and women enjoyed a busy and successful Easter break, attending various events and trials in addition to our own Independent Schools’ Hockey Festival at the Sports Campus.
Here is a summary of their achievements:
- Ironman Corporate Challenge held in PE: finished 3rd overall.
- ITU World Triathlon Cape Town: placed 8th overall and 6th in his start group. This event has competitors from all over the world.
- Amy took part in the SA Cup Series as well as the Junior World Cross Country series in Lesotho and raced at over 3000m. She secured a 2nd place podium position.
- She is off to race at Mankele in Nelspruit in two weeks’ time. Amy is currently ranked 5th in the UCI World Rankings for Cross Country.
York Easter Hockey Tournament
1st XI Girls Hockey Team
|Oakhill vs Edgemead||3-0 win|
|Oakhill vs Parklands||4-1 win|
|Oakhill vs El Shaddai||5-0 win|
|Oakhill vs Bergvliet||2-0 win|
|Oakhill vs Milnerton||1-0 win|
1st XI Boys Hockey Team
|Oakhill vs Bishops||2-0 win|
|Oakhill vs St Andrew’s Bloemfontein||3-1 win|
|Oakhill vs Somerset College||1-1 draw|
|Oakhill vs St Andrew’s Grahamstown||3-3 draw|
|Oakhill vs Upldands College||0-2 loss|
SWD Hockey Trials
The following Oakhill hockey players have made the SWD Boys Hockey Teams:
|U18A||Caleb Bell, Chris Marrow, Greg Cuthbert and Rayne Davis|
|U16A||Sam Mvimbi, Steven Campbell, Jake Turner, Todd Walker, Scott Armstrong|
|U16B||Nic Thomson and Nic Reid|
|U16C||Dimitri Papgis, Ben Pama and Jayden Julien|
|U14A||Kevin Laughton and Logan Tait|
The following girls went through to the final round of trials. Final girls teams have not yet been announced.
|U16||Anna Reid and Morgan Watson|
|U14||Gemma Killian, Kelly Dawkins, Madison Solomon and Michaela Vogt|